sheugh

noun
\ ˈshüḵ How to pronounce sheugh (audio) \

Definition of sheugh

chiefly Scotland

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Examples of sheugh in a Sentence

fell into a sheugh while rambling over the Scottish moors

First Known Use of sheugh

1501, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sheugh

Middle English sogh swamp; akin to Middle Low German gutter

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Cite this Entry

“Sheugh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sheugh. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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